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The Resource What good condition? : reflections on an Australian Aboriginal treaty 1986-2006, edited by Peter Read, Gary Meyers and Bob Reece

What good condition? : reflections on an Australian Aboriginal treaty 1986-2006, edited by Peter Read, Gary Meyers and Bob Reece

Label
What good condition? : reflections on an Australian Aboriginal treaty 1986-2006
Title
What good condition?
Title remainder
reflections on an Australian Aboriginal treaty 1986-2006
Statement of responsibility
edited by Peter Read, Gary Meyers and Bob Reece
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Papers address the issue of a treaty in Australia; in the first part the papers consider the context and legacy of the resideu of treaty proposals and negotiations in past decades; in the second part they consider the implications of treaty in an Indigenous, national and international context; in the third part papers reflect on regional aspirations and achievements [p.ix]
Additional physical form
Also available in an electronic version via the Internet. Address as at 22 May 2007: http://epress.anu.edu.au/aborig_history/wgc/pdf/wgc-whole.pdf.
Cataloging source
ANL
Dewey number
323.119915
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1945-
  • 1940-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Read, Peter
  • Meyers, Gary D
  • Reece, Bob
Series statement
Aboriginal history monograph
Series volume
no. 13
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • National Aboriginal Conference (Australia)
  • Aboriginal Treaty Committee (Australia)
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Aboriginal Australians
Label
What good condition? : reflections on an Australian Aboriginal treaty 1986-2006, edited by Peter Read, Gary Meyers and Bob Reece
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Publication
Note
"These papers in raw form were delivered at a conference held at Murdoch University in 2002. Later they were rewritten, expanded and updated to account for changing conditions within Indigenous Australia" -- p. ix
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographies
Contents
What good condition? / Peter Read -- Foreword / Larissa Behrendt -- Put not your faith in princes (or courts) - agreements made from asymmetrical power bases: the story of a promise made to Western Australia's Aboriginal people / Steven Churches -- National encounters between Indigenous and settler peoples: some Canadian lessons / Ravi de Costa -- Doubts about the treaty / Peter Read -- Reflections on the history of Indigenous people's struggle for human rights in Australia - what role could a treaty play? / William Jonas -- The political aspects of creating a treaty / Roderic Pitty -- From enforceability to feel-good: notes on the prehistory of the recent treaty debate / Tim Rowse -- The challenge for Australia: reconciling the treaty / Sue Stanton -- A treaty for whom / Eddie Mabo jnr -- What is a treaty / Michael Dodson -- Treaty: advancing reconciliation? / David Malcolm -- International human rights: bases for Indigenous rights / Garth Nettheim -- Consent: common law and native title / Stephen W. Robson -- "Treaty": what's in a name? / Michael Barker -- Customary law and treaty / Ralph Simmonds -- Missed meanings: the language of sovereignty in the treaty debate / Lisa Strelein -- Regional agreements, higher education and representations of Indigenous Australian reality / Greg McConville -- Native title holding communities as treaty parties / Greg McIntyre -- The Cape York view / Richard Ah Mat -- The Coolangatta Statement on Indigenous peoples' Rights in Education / Richard Ah Mat -- Biographical notes / Richard Ah Mat
Control code
000041079653
Dimensions
30 cm.
Extent
xi, 239 p.
Immediate source of acquisition
Copies 2 & 3 received from Lindsay Cleland
Isbn
9781920942908
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Label
What good condition? : reflections on an Australian Aboriginal treaty 1986-2006, edited by Peter Read, Gary Meyers and Bob Reece
Link
Publication
Note
"These papers in raw form were delivered at a conference held at Murdoch University in 2002. Later they were rewritten, expanded and updated to account for changing conditions within Indigenous Australia" -- p. ix
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographies
Contents
What good condition? / Peter Read -- Foreword / Larissa Behrendt -- Put not your faith in princes (or courts) - agreements made from asymmetrical power bases: the story of a promise made to Western Australia's Aboriginal people / Steven Churches -- National encounters between Indigenous and settler peoples: some Canadian lessons / Ravi de Costa -- Doubts about the treaty / Peter Read -- Reflections on the history of Indigenous people's struggle for human rights in Australia - what role could a treaty play? / William Jonas -- The political aspects of creating a treaty / Roderic Pitty -- From enforceability to feel-good: notes on the prehistory of the recent treaty debate / Tim Rowse -- The challenge for Australia: reconciling the treaty / Sue Stanton -- A treaty for whom / Eddie Mabo jnr -- What is a treaty / Michael Dodson -- Treaty: advancing reconciliation? / David Malcolm -- International human rights: bases for Indigenous rights / Garth Nettheim -- Consent: common law and native title / Stephen W. Robson -- "Treaty": what's in a name? / Michael Barker -- Customary law and treaty / Ralph Simmonds -- Missed meanings: the language of sovereignty in the treaty debate / Lisa Strelein -- Regional agreements, higher education and representations of Indigenous Australian reality / Greg McConville -- Native title holding communities as treaty parties / Greg McIntyre -- The Cape York view / Richard Ah Mat -- The Coolangatta Statement on Indigenous peoples' Rights in Education / Richard Ah Mat -- Biographical notes / Richard Ah Mat
Control code
000041079653
Dimensions
30 cm.
Extent
xi, 239 p.
Immediate source of acquisition
Copies 2 & 3 received from Lindsay Cleland
Isbn
9781920942908
Isbn Type
(pbk.)

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